Coming Events

  • Community Events; July 20

    Friends of the Perry County Library meeting Monday


    TELL CITY – The Friends of the Perry County Public Library will meet Monday, July 24, at the Tell City Library in the Community Room at 7 p.m.

    The order of business will be discussing the end of the Summer Children’s Program and the Schweizer Fest Book Sale set for Saturday, Aug. 12, at the library.

    The public is invited to attend. For more information, call the library at (812) 547-2661.


  • Folk art on display at abbey library

    Saint Meinrad Archabbey Library Gallery is hosting an exhibit by Posey County folk artist Tom Wintczak. The show will run from July 17 through Aug. 31.

    The “Value in Folk Art” exhibit includes ceramics in the style of Early American settlers and Fraktur painting that was used to embellish documents of various kinds. Wintczak is inspired by early folk art, but does not make reproductions. He uses the old tools and techniques to express his values and tell his story.

  • Beatles tribute returns to Lincoln City

    LINCOLN CITY – Back for a return engagement at the Lincoln Amphitheatre, Hard Day’s Night first graced the Amphitheatre’s stage in October 2015 to much fanfare and a fantastic reception.

  • Community Events; July 17

    Pool closing early Friday


    TELL CITY – On July 21, JFK Pool in Tell City will close at 3 p.m.


    Karaoke at William Tell Center Friday


    TELL CITY – There will be karaoke held at William Tell Center Friday, July 21, from 7 to 10 p.m. featuring System of Soundz II.


    Marksmen chicken dinners July 30


  • Tickets available for Aug. 10 Kaffe Klatch

    TELL CITY – For the third year in a row, the annual Schweizer Fest Kaffee Klatch is being held on a Thursday morning, as opposed to the traditional Wednesday on kick-off event.

    Individuals attending the 43rd annual event will have the opportunity to enjoy a hearty breakfast of traditional fare along with festival favorites. The event will be held in Evangelical United Church of Christ’s Fellowship Hall, 802 10th St., Tell City, from 7 to 10 a.m. Aug. 10.

  • Community Events; July 13

    Pool closing early July 21


    TELL CITY – On July 21, JFK Pool in Tell City will close at 3 p.m.


    TCFD chicken dinners July 23


    TELL CITY – The Tell City Fire Department will serve chicken dinners at the fire station at 12th and Mozart streets, Sunday, July 23. Serving will begin at 10:30 a.m. Dinners will include a half-chicken, creek fries and green beans.


  • Remember Our Fallen exhibit during Schweizer Fest

    Perry County Marines Detachment 1398 will sponsor a tribute inside City Hall during Schweizer Fest to the men and women who have died in the nation’s war on terror.

    Remember Our Fallen is a photographic war memorial created to remember our country’s military fallen who have died in the war on terror. Because Sept. 11, 2001, was such a defining moment for so many Americans, this memorial includes our country’s fallen since that tragic day in our nation’s history.

  • Low-cost spay and neuter clinic Aug. 28
  • Sign up now for Schweizer Fest Talent Show

    TELL CITY – Registration for this summer’s Schweizer Fest Talent Show are now available at the Chamber of Commerce office at 601 Main St., in the lobby at German American Bank in downtown Tell City, at Conner Floor Covering at 12th and Tell streets or by calling Sharilyn Franzman at (812)719-3017.

    The Rules and Registration Form can also be found at www.tellcityschweizerfest.org. The Talent Show will take place on Musik Halle stage in City Hall Park on Thursday, Aug. 10, beginning at 6 p.m.

  • Led Zeppelin tribute band to grace Lincoln Amphitheatre stage in July

    LINCOLN CITY – Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience will perform at Lincoln Amphitheatre Saturday, July 22, with supporting act Eighty Sixt.

    The all-ages event will begin at 6:30 p.m., with doors opening at 5 p.m.

    Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience formed in 1995 to perform the most accurate and captivating Led Zeppelin live show since, well, the real thing. For Zoso, it’s much more than just being a tribute. It’s about touching a golden era in music.